Grand Opening/Community Day

 Mayor Marilyn Hatley & the North Myrtle Beach City Council
invite you to join us for the
North Myrtle Beach Park & Sports Complex

Grand Opening/Community Day
Saturday, April 12, 2014

9:00 a.m.
Opening Ceremonies
Dedication of the Sandhills Bank Amphitheater
Dedication of the McLeod Seacoast Meadow

9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Live entertainment, local civic groups and
businesses providing activities, sporting demonstrations,
tours of the new facility, and the planting of a living wall

150 Citizens Circle, Little River, South Carolina 29566
Park entrance is located on the corner of Highway 90 and Robert Edge Parkway


Schedule of Events

Sandhills Bank Amphitheater

      9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Opening Ceremonies
      9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Open Air Theater by the Academy of Dance and Fine Arts
      10:40 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Carolina Dance Partners
      11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Foreverland Productions
      11:50 a.m. - 12:50 p.m. The NMB High School Musical Theater Group
      1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Horry County Students Rock Band


Waggin' Tails Dog Park

       12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. - "Beg"ucation session hosted by Dr. Todd Brown from On Point
      Animal Hospital
    9:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m. - Rabies Vaccination hosted by The Humane Society of NMB
                                      partnering with The Animal Hospital of NMB | $6.00 per animal

McLeod Seacoast Meadow
9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

      Toy Drive hosted by the Marine Corps League
adf;lkjdf;akj       Food Drive hosted by North Strand Helping Hand
      Eye Glasses Drive hosted by NMB Lions Club; donate gently used eye glasses
      Pet Food Drive hosted by the Humane Society of NMB; donate dog or cat food

      Group run hosted by the NMB Aquatic & Fitness Center | 10:00 a.m.
      Yoga demonstration hosted by NMB Aquatic & Fitness Center | 11:00 a.m.
      Fun Physical Education Games (Sack Races, Parachute, Cage Ball) | 12:00 p.m. - 1:00
      p.m.

      Living Wall Planting; bring shovels, gloves, and cultivators to help plant a beautiful piece
      of living art in the park. Plant native vegetation to create a live fence that will provide
      multi sensory stimulation for years to come. | 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. LI jkbdoiabnsd

      Lacrosse demonstrations and children's games by South Cakalaxin | 12:00 p.m.- 1:00
      p.m.
      Grass volleyball demonstrations by NMB Women's High School Volleyball Team - 10:00 AM -12:00 PM

      Book give-away & children’s story time hosted by NMB Library, story times TBA 
     Face painting provided by CCU Art Students
     Magician fun entertaining with magic, comedy, and balloons
     Make-it, take-it projects provided by Home Depot of NMB
     Model airplane and remote control car demos provided by Ed’s Hobby Shop of MBGuest
    
Guest appearance by the Pelican’s very own Splash | 11:00 a.m. 


      Fire hose target shooting provided by NMB Fire Department
     Child finger printing provided by NMB Public Safety
     Car seat installation instruction hosted by NMB Public Safety
     Bicycle and helmet safety check, followed by a ride-a-long, NMB Public Safety
              (Bring your bicycles and safety gear)

     Native American history, dances, and crafts provided by the Chicora Indian Tribe
     Gun safety information and gun lock giveaways provided by the Matthew Bellamy Project
     Sea Turtle education and information provided by the NMB Sea Turtle Patrol

     Hypertension information and complimentary blood pressure screenings provided by
     McLeod Seacoast Hospital’s Dr. David Johnson

Soccer Complex

     10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m. - Exhibition Games, Scrimmages, Practices -
     Soccer Field 5
     11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Clinic/Beginners Lacrosse - Soccer Field 4
     9:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m. - MLB Pitch Hit and Run; register at Soccer Field 3


Want to volunteer? Contact Brian Marcinczyk, bpmarcinc@g.coastal.edu or call (843) 280-5584